Senior Social Worker - Family Safeguarding Team

Pixel Personnel are currently recruiting for an experienced Qualified Social Worker to join our clients Family Safeguarding Service based in Peterborough. Excellent rates of pay on offer up to £32 per hour (Umbrella). This is a full time role based on 37 hours per week. With agreement from the Manager there may be some flexibility to work remotely, however visits continue to be undertaken. Office based for Duty Rota. Senior Social Worker Duties: 1. Work in partnership with children, young people and families/carers and, through building effective relationships, to elicit their needs and views and promote participation in decision making. 2. Undertake assessments in accordance with statutory/regulatory and operational standards, policy, and procedures for the service and in the context of assessing risk to children and young people. 3. Plan, implement and review a range of interventions for children, young people and families/carers in accordance with statutory/regulatory and operational standards, policy and procedures for the service. 4. Manage a workload independently, seeking support and suggesting solutions for workload difficulties. 5. Make pro-active use of supervision to support effective practice, reflection and career development and to meet the objectives of Performance Development Reviews. 6. Maintain accurate, up to date records safely and confidentially in accordance with the Council's policies and procedures. Produce succinct, well-structured records and reports, clearly recording and reporting analysis and judgements. 7. Pro-actively engage with colleagues and a range of organisations to identify, assess, plan for and support the needs of children, young people and families/carers in order to promote positive change and independence, whilst demonstrating confident and effective judgement about risk to children and young people. 8. Carry out all duties in accordance with the Council's Equal Opportunities Policy and other policies designed to protect employees and service users from harassment. Senior Social Worker Requirements: A professional qualification in social work Previous experience of holding & managing a case load of CP & CIN cases. Eligibility to work in the UK Registered social worker with Social Work England Benefits of working with Pixel for your next Social Work Job : Your own dedicated & experienced Social Work Consultant Free on-going CPD training opportunities upon registering as part of our commitment to you. Competitive Rates of pay Recommend a friend scheme - Receive £300 per successful referral Secure your own role Scheme - Receive £350 for finding or bringing your own position to Pixel Personnel In house payroll, offering quick weekly payments and support Enhanced DBS completed for free upon registering If you would like to find out more information about this role, or any other Social Work jobs & opportunities Pixel Personnel have available feel free to click the 'Apply' button below or contact the team on 01920 898 704 or email your CV to us at Terms and conditions are applicable to the recommend a friend and secure your own role scheme.

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